Month: August 2018

OUNI Luxembourg

OUNI is the first packaging-free organic grocery store in Luxembourg. According to their website: OUNI means “without” in Luxembourgish, and also stands for Organic Unpackaged Natural Ingredients. An environmentally-friendly alternative to conventional supermarkets, OUNI allows customers to do their grocery and household shopping while avoiding packaging waste. Instead, customers can fill and weigh their own …

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Cannabis

According to RTL and TNS Ilres, 56% of Luxembourg residents are in favor of the complete legalisation of cannabis (not only for medicinal consumption). 18% are totally in favor while 38% would support the legalisation with certain conditions.

Schueberfouer 2018

According to fouer.lu, Luxembourg’s yearly funfair “Schueberfourer” presents 180 different attractions in 2018: 23 major rides, 20 kiddy rides, 15 restaurants, 35 snacks and beverage retails, 18 sweets and candy shops, 69 loteries and other games, and 70 stands and booths.

Clean City

According to Luxembourg Times, ninety-five percent of Luxembourg City’s population ‘very satisfied’ or ‘rather satisfied’ with city’s cleanliness. According to a 2015 study by the European Union’s statistics bureau (Eurostat), 95% of Luxembourg City’s population said they were “very satisfied” or “rather satisfied” with the city’s cleanliness. Among EU capitals, Vienna came in second (90%), …

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Average water consumption

Average Luxembourg resident uses 202 litres of water per day according to RTL Today. While the per-capita consumption has decreased in recent years, there has been an increase in overall consumption due to the country’s demographic and economic growth, Dieschburg explained. In her answer she revealed that Luxembourg’s daily water consumption currently amounts to 120,000 …

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Vacation in Europe

More than 9 out of 10 people from Luxembourg spend their vacation in Europe according to Luxemburger Wort and STATEC.  The first touristic destination is France (18.1%), followed by Germany (17.9%), Spain (9.4%), Italy (7,6%), Portugal (7%) and Belgium (6.4%).

147 facts about Luxembourg

Keep reading if you want to get to know some interesting facts, figures and statistics about the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.  Categories include: Demography Geography History Work Consumption Transport Sports Attitude Random Demography Did you know how multicultural and cosmopolitan the Grand Duchy is? Do you know how many languages Luxembourg residents speak, how many …

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